October 12, 2016
Have you ever wondered how our eyes see color and if everyone sees it the same way? Here’s some insight into how color really works and how to use it to your best advantage.
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September 29, 2016
Incorporating healthy work habits will extend your career. That includes looking out for your eye health.
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March 17, 2016
Healthy nail tech Lisa DeLegge has always looked good, but she wasn’t always healthy. Despite being slim, she felt weak and out of shape. Find out what she did to change all that.
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February 23, 2016
It’s easy to get so caught up in your work that you forget to take care of yourself, but healthy habits are an investment in your future. Post this list near your work station to remind yourself to practice self care.
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December 21, 2015
Extra pounds got you down? Jump start the new year and become a healthy nail tech with our fitness formula for 2016.
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December 21, 2015
Just in time for your healthy New Year’s resolutions, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite tools and products to help you stay healthy, fit, and fabulous on the job.
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July 17, 2015
Why it’s important — and conscientious — for everyone in the nail business to know their state legislation and employee labor laws.
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July 6, 2015
Here are some helpful health and wellness apps to get you in great shape — and maybe have some fun in the process.
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June 19, 2015
It’s said we spend one third of our lives sleeping, but many of us never seem to get enough. If you’re having problems getting enough sleep or are having sleep difficulties, you probably don’t have enough energy to do your best job in the salon. Find out what you can do now to get more shut-eye.
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May 13, 2015
We will continue to update this page with statistics and important health and safety resources for nail salon owners, nail technicians, and consumers.
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March 1, 2015
The latest studies prove it: The more you sit, the less you’re fit. As a nail tech who sits most of the day, you might have come to see your job as a fitness foe. NAILS looks at the research on sitting and suggests ways you can get out of the chair to stand up for your health.
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February 6, 2015
The new nail repair treatment is infused with keratin protein, jojoba oil, and sweet almond oil.
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December 19, 2014
When nail tech Erin Snyder Dixon found herself in a long battle with a life-threatening disease, she knew she had to make changes so she could continue to do the work she loves — but finding the best course of action was never easy.
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November 1, 2014
Nail techs are especially vulnerable to hand and wrist maladies, particularly carpal tunnel syndrome. Educating yourself about its symptoms and causes can help you prevent, treat, or resolve an existing condition.
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October 30, 2014
Industry scientist, Doug Schoon, addresses the most recent information about fungal nail infections and the potential for secondary mold infections of the nail plate. Schoon also answers questions about how nail dehydrators improve adhesion of L&P nail coatings to the natural nail.
If you have any questions for Schoon, e-mail Sigourney.Nunez@bobit.com. For more information on Schoon and his weekly video series, Face-to-Face with Doug Schoon, click here.
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